Saturday, October 24, 2020

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Hisar Surface to Air Missile System

Hisar as clear from its name, which means fort simultaneously in three major languages such Turkish, Arabic and Urdu, is air defense missile system developed and manufactured by Turkish defense giants Aselsan and Roketsan. Aselsan was responsible for design and...

Features of Al-Zarrar Main Battle Tank of Pakistan Army

Type: Main Battle Tank. Designed: 1990. Built Upon: Type 59 tank. Designer: Heavy Industries Taxila. Number built: 700. Operator: Pakistan Army. Weight: 44 tons. Length: 31.17 ft. Width: 10.83 ft. Height: 8.20 ft. Crew: 4 crew members. Caliber: 125 mm smoothbore. Armor: Modular composite armor over...

Salient Features of Pakistan Army’s VT-4 MBT

As Pakistan army prepares to induct 300+ VT-4 Main Battle Tanks, it is important to be aware regarding a few of its characteristics that will make them the most capable tanks in Pakistan's arsenal 1500 HP Engine: As per special...

Hitler’s War Machine: The Fall of France May-June 1940

Man has been in war since long. He has always been greedy and opportunistic. From skirmishes to World Wars. On one hand, he has always fortified his own defenses and on the other hand he has always thought of...

NORINCO’s VT-4 MBT & Pakistan

Pakistan Ministry of Defense had ordered around 300 VT-4 Main Battle Tanks (MBTs) a few years back, deliveries of which will begin in late 2020 to early 2021. Initially a batch of around 150 MBTs will be delivered for...

Pakistan’s Shibli Tarsier Laser Thermal Weapon Sight

Pakistan based company Shibli which manufactures thermal imaging sights and other imaging devices like night vision scopes and thermal binocular etc. An advance weapon sight designed to improve the target acquisition and surveillance and it is designed to use day...

Pakistan’s Daudson’s PAK-40 Automatic Grenade Launcher

A Pakistani commercial firearms company “Daudsons Armory” or DSA is much more known for their handguns and historical reproduction shotguns sold in the United States through Cimarron. However, the company also has a 40x53mm high-velocity automatic grenade launcher (AGL)...

Indian Military Modernization: Implications for Pakistan

Nuclearization of South Asia caused modernization of the Armed Forces of two arch-rivals Pakistan and India. After nuclear tests by both states, both fought a limited war in Kargil, Kashmir. The intensity remained low and did not unfold into...

Ensured Nuclear Strike: Indian Ballistic Missile Defense and Pakistani Countermeasures

>Ballistic Missile Defense encompasses all efforts employed to stop a tactical or strategic attack by a ballistic missile, but usually BMD is concerned with missiles armed with nuclear weapons. >A ballistic missile is a missile which follows a ballistic trajectory...

Pakistan Army Aviation & its Role

Pakistan Army Aviation Corps is the aviation corps of the Pakistan Army primarily tasked with providing close aerial combat support and aerial logistics for the Pakistan Army. Army Aviation provides mainly four types of aviation support during operations of...

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Pakistan Navy’s RAS ATR-72 Sea Eagle MPA

The RAS-72 Sea Eagle is a modern turboprop Maritime Patrol Aircraft intended for maritime Intelligence, surveillance, target acquisition, and...

Azerbaijan and Armenia War a New Crisis

It was early morning hours when the crew of Turkey's Anadolu Agency (AA) and public broadcaster TRT came under heavy fire from Armenian forces....

Kashmir: Land of Human Interests

Since the emergence of the modern concept of a state, its survival lies in serving state interests comprised of physical survival, economic prosperity, and...

Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict: Between History and Future

The history of man is full of blood and brutality. On one hand he wants to shake hands with peace meanwhile also wanting to...

A-26 Blekinge-Class Swedish Submarine: The Silent Killers

Introduction Submarines are unique tools for securing national interests. In a world where any movement or asset is exposed, being able to act undetected has...